The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 444 409 400
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 133 164 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.39% 3.93% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 88 47
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £52.50 £51.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +2.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £51.39
% change year-on-year
- +2.15%
Oracle Applications
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3918 4170 3813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.75% 8.40% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2271 2441 2055
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 75
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £14.40 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.52 £53.50 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 43 £425 +6.25% 10
South East -31 25 £288 -17.85% 9
North West -20 22 £450 +5.88% 1
West Midlands +9 11 £400 +60.00%
North East -2 11 £451 +20.19% 1
East of England +18 7 £500 - 2
Yorkshire -27 6 £425 +1.79%
South West - 5 £500 - 3
Oracle Applications
UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications.

1 250 (100.00%) Oracle
2 153 (61.20%) Oracle EBS
3 129 (51.60%) SQL
4 121 (48.40%) PL/SQL
5 117 (46.80%) Oracle EBS R12
6 97 (38.80%) Oracle Database
7 87 (34.80%) Finance
8 72 (28.80%) Security Cleared
9 67 (26.80%) Oracle Reports
10 64 (25.60%) SC Cleared
10 64 (25.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 61 (24.40%) Oracle Forms
11 61 (24.40%) Business Intelligence
12 59 (23.60%) UNIX
12 59 (23.60%) Workflow
12 59 (23.60%) Oracle Workflow
13 45 (18.00%) Oracle RAC
14 39 (15.60%) WebLogic
14 39 (15.60%) Oracle General Ledger
15 36 (14.40%) Middleware
16 34 (13.60%) SOA
16 34 (13.60%) Oracle Fusion
17 33 (13.20%) Oracle RMAN
18 32 (12.80%) Oracle Payables
19 31 (12.40%) Performance Tuning
20 30 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
20 30 (12.00%) Oracle Discoverer
21 29 (11.60%) Linux
21 29 (11.60%) Oracle Database 10g
22 28 (11.20%) Shell Script

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (23.60%) Oracle Workflow
2 39 (15.60%) WebLogic
3 18 (7.20%) Oracle 10gAS
4 12 (4.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (4.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 10 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (2.40%) SAS
7 5 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle 9iAS
8 3 (1.20%) Apache
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.40%) IIS
10 1 (0.40%) Lync
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 153 (61.20%) Oracle EBS
2 117 (46.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (15.60%) Oracle General Ledger
4 32 (12.80%) Oracle Payables
5 30 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 26 (10.40%) Oracle Financials
7 25 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS
8 17 (6.80%) Oracle 11i
9 16 (6.40%) Oracle Assets
10 10 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (3.20%) Oracle TCA
11 8 (3.20%) Oracle iProcurement
12 7 (2.80%) Oracle ERP
13 6 (2.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 5 (2.00%) Oracle Payroll
14 5 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
15 4 (1.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 4 (1.60%) Oracle iStore
15 4 (1.60%) FLEXCUBE
15 4 (1.60%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.20%) Internet
2 7 (2.80%) Intranet
3 6 (2.40%) SAN
4 2 (0.80%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) SSL
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) VPN
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.40%) NAS
5 1 (0.40%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (38.80%) Oracle Database
2 67 (26.80%) Oracle Reports
3 64 (25.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (12.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 29 (11.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 23 (9.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 17 (6.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 14 (5.60%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
11 8 (3.20%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.20%) SQL Server
11 8 (3.20%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.40%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.60%) Oracle OLAP
14 4 (1.60%) SQLPlus
14 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.60%) OLAP
14 4 (1.60%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 61 (24.40%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (5.20%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (2.80%) Toad
4 3 (1.20%) JDeveloper
4 3 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.20%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.40%) JConsole
5 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 87 (34.80%) Finance
2 21 (8.40%) General Ledger
3 13 (5.20%) Retail
4 7 (2.80%) Banking
5 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.60%) Advertising
6 4 (1.60%) Legal
7 3 (1.20%) Marketing
8 2 (0.80%) Local Government
8 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Military
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 78 (31.20%) DBA
2 69 (27.60%) Oracle DBA
3 61 (24.40%) Developer
4 51 (20.40%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 51 (20.40%) Oracle Developer
5 43 (17.20%) Oracle Consultant
5 43 (17.20%) Consultant
6 16 (6.40%) Analyst
7 14 (5.60%) Functional Consultant
8 13 (5.20%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 12 (4.80%) Administrator
9 12 (4.80%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 12 (4.80%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.00%) Oracle HR Consultant
11 9 (3.60%) Architect
11 9 (3.60%) Oracle Analyst
12 8 (3.20%) Oracle Project Manager
12 8 (3.20%) Business Developer
12 8 (3.20%) Applications Developer
13 7 (2.80%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.40%) Middleware
2 34 (13.60%) Oracle Fusion
3 19 (7.60%) XML
4 8 (3.20%) Web Services
5 3 (1.20%) WebCenter
5 3 (1.20%) jQuery
6 2 (0.80%) JSP
6 2 (0.80%) .NET
7 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.40%) JMS
7 1 (0.40%) JRockit
7 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.20%) Clustering
2 12 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.00%) Statistics
4 5 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.60%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.60%) Life Science
5 4 (1.60%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.60%) Derivative
6 2 (0.80%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.40%) User Experience
7 1 (0.40%) PKI
7 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.40%) DTV
7 1 (0.40%) GIS
7 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (23.60%) UNIX
2 29 (11.60%) Linux
3 23 (9.20%) HPUX
4 12 (4.80%) Windows
4 12 (4.80%) AIX
5 11 (4.40%) Solaris
6 6 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) SUSE
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (24.40%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (23.60%) Workflow
3 34 (13.60%) SOA
4 31 (12.40%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (10.40%) Migration
6 25 (10.00%) ITIL
7 24 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (8.40%) Configuration Management
9 20 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 18 (7.20%) ERP
11 17 (6.80%) Project Management
11 17 (6.80%) Load Balancing
12 14 (5.60%) CRM
13 13 (5.20%) Incident Management
14 12 (4.80%) Problem Management
15 11 (4.40%) Regression Testing
16 9 (3.60%) Data Modelling
17 8 (3.20%) ETL
17 8 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (3.20%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 129 (51.60%) SQL
2 121 (48.40%) PL/SQL
3 28 (11.20%) Shell Script
4 20 (8.00%) Java
5 5 (2.00%) Perl
6 4 (1.60%) C
7 2 (0.80%) C#
7 2 (0.80%) Korn
7 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (28.80%) Security Cleared
2 64 (25.60%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.40%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.80%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (2.40%) MCSE
5 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.40%) MCITP
6 5 (2.00%) Degree
6 5 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.60%) OCP
8 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) CITP
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.40%) ISEB
9 1 (0.40%) ACCA
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.80%) SLA
2 8 (3.20%) QA
System Software
1 45 (18.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (13.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (9.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (8.40%) Data Guard
4 5 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.40%) Control-M
6 1 (0.40%) Nagios
6 1 (0.40%) SCCM
6 1 (0.40%) SCOM
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 250 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (4.80%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.00%) Informatica
4 10 (4.00%) HP
5 8 (3.20%) Pegasus
6 6 (2.40%) Hyperion
7 5 (2.00%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.60%) NetApp
9 3 (1.20%) SAP
9 3 (1.20%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.80%) Siebel
10 2 (0.80%) Sun
10 2 (0.80%) IBM
10 2 (0.80%) Citrix
11 1 (0.40%) BT
11 1 (0.40%) Sybase
11 1 (0.40%) Cisco
11 1 (0.40%) VMware
11 1 (0.40%) LANDesk
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Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per hour
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Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
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